The TES has been shortlisted in five business media categories at the prestigious PPA Magazines 2008 awards. Warwick Mansell, who has investigated the impact of England's tests culture, was nominated for writer of the year. The TES was shortlisted in the weekly magazine of the year, media brand of the year and free-access website of the year. Bernard Gray, executive chairman of TSL, was nominated for publisher of the year. The winners will be announced on May 7.